Steve introduces Jake Jackson and then Jake speaks about the topic at hand. At the end, there’s a Q&A with some of the attendees.
Jake Jackson is an award winning and professionally trained special makeup effects artist learning the bulk of his skills from Dick Smith’s advanced makeup course. He has had a lifelong love of motion pictures and special makeup effects and has worked on and off in the independent film industry for over 20 years.
His most recent special makeup effects work can be seen in the SHOWTIME film “Exposure,” which he also co-wrote and produced. “Exposure” also received the Crimson Screen Film Festival award for best special effects for a feature film. Other makeup credits include the multiple award-winning feature film “Hell Town” directed by Steve Balderson and Elizabeth Spear. Upcoming projects include “I Am Lisa” directed by Patrick Rea and another feature film starring Xander Berkeley, Sarah Clarke and Mink Stole.
Currently Jake is completing work on a new short film that he directed and produced titled, “You’re Invited”